Louisville, Ky. (WHAS11) - Louisville coach Rick Pitino was seen coaching from the stands of the of the NIT Championship game.
Pitino and his granddaughter attended the game at Madison Square Garden last night with former player Peyton Siva. They were cheering on Richard Pitino as his Minnesota Gophers took on SMU.
With less than a minute to go with the score tied, the Gophers score a 3-pointer to win the championship with a score of 65-63.
Richard Pitino has been coaching at Minnesota for a year, and this is only his second year as a head coach.